Sea Bags executives to accept Maine Small Business Person of Year award
April 9, 2018 - garden totes
Sea Bags CEO Don Oakes and President and COO Beth Shissler have been comparison as a U.S. Small Business Administration’s Maine Small Business Person of a Year.
The endowment is one of many announced by a SBA’s Maine District Office in a annual approval of superb tiny business owners via a state. Nancy Strojny, who is section chair of SCORE in Portland, nominated both Oakes and Shissler for a endowment formed on a continued expansion of their business and a contributions they have done to a internal community.
“Both Don and Beth have a low joining to formulating tolerable mercantile impact in Maine,” Strojny said. “From internal production to re-purposing rejected sails, they paint a best of vision, innovation, and achievement.”
Oakes and Shissler surpassed several milestones this past year, including flourishing their business to some-more than 100 employees and opening 13 sell stores.
Oakes and Shissler will also be deliberate for a National Small Business Person of a Year Award, that will be announced during SBA’s National Small Business Week jubilee Apr 29-April 30. The leader will be comparison from a 50 states, a District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, a Virgin Islands and Guam. The proclamation will be done during an eventuality in Washington, D.C., on Apr 30.
The SBA’s Maine District Office will commend Oakes and Shissler during a internal accepting and awards display during a Harraseeket Inn in Freeport on May 1.